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Structural transformations in zopiclone

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A monoclinic centrosymmetric form of zopiclone dihydrate undergoes a sequential, two-step transformation in the solid-state upon heating which results in separation of the enantiomers into a racemic conglomerate or racemic twins.

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The article was received on 08 Aug 2001, accepted on 04 Sep 2001 and first published on 11 Oct 2001

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/B107075D
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2001,0, 2204-2205
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    Structural transformations in zopiclone

    N. Shankland, W. I. F. David, K. Shankland, A. R. Kennedy, C. S. Frampton and A. J. Florence, Chem. Commun., 2001, 0, 2204
    DOI: 10.1039/B107075D

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